What does intended mean?

Definitions for intended
ɪnˈtɛn dɪdin·tend·ed

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word intended.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. intendedadjective

    resulting from one's intentions

    "your intended trip abroad"; "an intended insult"

  2. intendedadjective

    future; betrothed

    "his intended bride"

Wiktionary

  1. intendednoun

    Fiancé or fiancée.

  2. intendedadjective

    Planned.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intended

    of Intend

  2. Intendedadjective

    made tense; stretched out; extended; forcible; violent

  3. Intendedadjective

    purposed; designed; as, intended harm or help

  4. Intendedadjective

    betrothed; affianced; as, an intended husband

  5. Intendednoun

    one with whom marriage is designed; one who is betrothed; an affianced lover

Editors Contribution

  1. intendedverb

    Verb form of the word intend.

    She had intended to get a card but chose to focus on the people around her in that moment, she got one the next day.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 1, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'intended' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1449

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'intended' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3552

Anagrams for intended »

  1. detinned, indented

  2. Detinned

  3. Indented

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intended in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intended in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of intended in a Sentence

  1. Christina Zaske:

    I was surprised to learn that he had never received the telegram and was glad that I could reunite it with its intended recipient all of these years later.

  2. Brian McNoldy:

    The most common misunderstanding about the cone of uncertainty is the border of it, people see it and think that being inside the cone is bad, and outside the cone is fine. That is most definitely not the intended message.

  3. House Speaker Brian Bosma:

    What was intended as a message of inclusion was interpreted as a message of exclusion, especially for the LGBT community, nothing could have been further from the truth, but it was clear the perception had to be addressed.

  4. Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson:

    Peter Liang was indicted, prosecuted and subsequently convicted by a jury because his reckless actions caused an innocent man to lose his life, there is no evidence, however, that he intended to kill or injure Akai Gurley. When Mr. Liang went into that building that night, he did so as part of his job and to keep the people of Brooklyn and our city safe.

  5. Pankaj Bhalla:

    The ad is not about toxic masculinity. It is about men taking more action every day to set the best example for the next generation, this was intended to simply say that the enemy for all of us is inaction.

Images & Illustrations of intended

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